KITAMURA KEN

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Name
KITAMURA KEN
Affiliation
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Section
Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Cognitive and Behavioral Medicine Systems Neuroscience, Department of Otolaryngoology
Job title
Professor,Vice President
Degree
Doctor of Medical Science(The University of Tokyo)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1974
 - 
1978
University of Tokyo, Faculty
 
1979
 - 
1981
Harvard Medical School, Research Fellow
 
1983
 - 
1985
Jichi Medical School, Assistant Professor
 
1985
 - 
1992
University of Tokyo, Assistant Professor
 
1992
 - 
1999
Jichi Medical School, Professor
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1973
Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Tokyo
 

Committee Memberships

 
1998
   
 
Auris Nasus Larynx International Journal of ORL & HNS Member of Editor
 
1998
   
 
Symposium on Recent Developments in Auditory Mechanics
 
1999
   
 
- International Board of Acta Oto-laryngologica
 
 
   
 
International Otopathology Society  President
 

Misc

 
Abrupt (sharp cut) type sensorineural hearing loss. A human temporal bone study. Auris Nasus Larynx
Nomura Y, Kitamura K
Auris Nasus Larynx   6 13-21   1979
Vestibular neuritis
Schuknecht HF, Kitamura K
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol   90(78) 1-19   1981
The ultrastructure of the geniculate ganglion
Kitamura K, Kimura RS, Schuknecht HF
Acta Otolaryngol   93 175-186   1982
Cochlear hydrops in association with collapsed saccule and ductus reuniens
Kitamura K, Schuknecht HF, Kimura RS
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol   91 5-13   1982
Temporal bone histopathology associated with occlusion of vertebrobasilar arteries
Kitamura K, Berreby M
Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol   92 33-38   1983

Books etc

 
Genetics in Otorhinolaryngology.
Adv Otorhinolaryngology   2000   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Cochlear hydrops associated with collapsed saccule and/or ductus reuniens
AAO-ARO Research Forum   1980   
The fine structure of the geniculate ganglion of the guinea pig and monkey
ARO Midwinter Research Meeting   1981   
Synaptic structures of the human vestibular ganglion
3rd Meeting of the HFS Society   1982   
Downbeat nystagmus during eye closure
4th Meeting of the HFS Society   1985   
Ultrastructural findings of neuroglia in human vestibular nerve
13th Barany Society Meeting   1985   

Works

 
Vestibular Neurectomy in Meniere's Disease
1991
GeneticAnalysis of Chromosome 22 in neurofibromatosis 2
1990
Bilateral Acoustic Tumor in Neurofibromatosis 1 & 2
1988
Vestibular neurectomy
1993
How to read ENG
1993

Research Grants & Projects

 
Genetic analysis of hereditary sensorineural hearing loss
Histological study of inner ear of senescent primates
Histological study of human vestibular nerve
Gene study of deafness
Treatment of vertigo/disequilibrium